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For me travel is a way of finding out about places and the people that live in them. As a journalist and as an artist am most interested in stories or the narratives of people's lives: the choices they've made in their respective journeys. In my travels I am looking for places that off from the beaten track. yet they have their own distinct repute. I love the mountains, hiking, camping etc
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Would like to connect with people who are like minded, who like exchanging what they have learnt during their travels. Those interested in media and art are a definite plus.
Travel, writing, painting, hiking, adventure
- track and field
Music, Movies, and Books
FILMS: The Shawshank Redemption, Pulp Fiction, 2001: A Space Odyssey, 8½, Psycho, La dolce vita, 3 Idiots, Dev D, Barfi, The Chess Player, Saraansh, Passage to India
BOOKS: Ulysses (James Joyce), The Odyssey (Homer), The Great Gatsby, One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Lolita, The Catcher in the Rye, The Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka), Midnight's Children, On the Road, Slaughterhouse 5, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Zorba the Greek, The God of Small Things, A Million Mutinies Now, Other Voices Other Voices
MUSIC: Fur Elise, Four Seasons, Whitney Houston, Bjork, Coldplay, Leonard Cohen, Tiesto
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Lived a week in Almora (Uttarakhand) at Khim da's hotel with a motley group of residents from all over the world. My stay there was most memorable because of the conversations we had and the stories we told each other about our past.
Teach, Learn, Share
I can share my vast experience of being a journalist, a literary translator, an artist based out of India
What I Can Share with Hosts
Being a good raconteur, a great writer and a great listener I can help reveal aspects of myself and the world to my hosts
Countries I’ve Lived In